Healthy Skin is Key to Relieve Itching in Dogs

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  Just as with humans, all kinds of things cause itching in dogs And, just as with humans, a dog’s occasional itchiness is not a cause for concern However, if your dog seems to be obsessively scratching, chewing, or licking himself, it’s best to talk to your veterinarian It’s important to find out exactly why your dog is itchy so that he can be treated appropriately In addition to addressing the immediate cause of itching in dogs, improving the health of your dog’s skin and coat will help him better manage itchiness over the long term Healthy skin is the first step to minimizing itchiness and stopping related issues from arising Healthy skin is soft, supple, and retains moisture Unhealthy skin is dry, flaky, fragile--and itchy While healthy skin is less itchy by nature (already a win!), it also serves a protective purpose On the other hand, if your

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Why I Give My Dog the EverPup Dog Supplement – Dr. Demian Dressler

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This is my dog, Bjorn He looks like a puppy to most people, so I don't usually tell them that he is going on 13 He'll always be a puppy to me, of course Some people are dog lovers and some are Dog Lovers I'm definitely a Dog Lover -- and I always have been Bjorn is a case in point I've had many dogs in my life, but Bjorn is what my friends call a "veterinarian's special" He started out life with a host of problems, mostly associated with his joints I ended up adopting him because no one would do a special surgery for him but me I fell in love, and have been happy to be his dad despite the fact that he has also needed surgeries for bad joints, allergies, and intestinal issues Then on top of all of this, his malformed joints created severe arthritis in all four limbs Pretty bad, right Good thing I own my own veterinary hospital I call Bjorn my loved boy Because he is Even

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